Otter Falls: Don’t Let The Weather Stop You

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It looked like the best day for me to get outdoors this weekend was coincidentally the worst weather day.  But did that stop my friends and I? Never!  We are definitely not fair weather hikers…and we don’t let things like downed trees on the road stop us from our destination! This is a trail off […]

Happy New Year and Boot Camp Days 2 and 3

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It’s here, 2018!!  I don’t know why we get so excited when December rolls over into January but I’m all for a reason to celebrate and remember that each year (or day) is a time to think fresh and new.  Let’s carry all the good stuff forward and leave the unwanted back in 2017.  And […]

Meal Planning Boot Camp: Preparation and Day 1

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As I mentioned in my last post, Is It Time For Something Different?, I am hoping to get back into my normal meal planning and healthy eating routine I had before I suffered an injury last summer that left me unable to cook for myself (go try and make your favorite whatever only using your […]

Friday Faves 12/29/2017

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Wahoo, TGIF! Here’s to a new year filled with adventure and hope. These are some of my favorite articles and links this week. Enjoy them.  Then GET OUTSIDE! Section Hiker It’s always great to see people write about the hike they DIDN’T complete because it reminds all of us it is okay to call a […]

Is It Time For Something Different?

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This week definitely did not turn out like I expected it to. I thought I’d be off on a fun vacation right about now, driving along the coast maybe exploring new hikes and eats.  However, life had other plans and I ended up sicker than a dog (like when a dog eats that chocolate covered […]

Friday Faves 12/22/2017

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Wahoo, TGIF! And it’s Christmas Eve Eve Eve!These are some of my favorite articles and links that I checked out this week. Enjoy them.  Then GET OUTSIDE! Abby’s Atlas I’m not a big cruise or package travel person and I never thought about doing either in the Amazon.  I enjoyed the pictures from Abby’s stay at this […]

My 8 Favorite Hikes of 2017

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Despite all my whining the last few months, it really was an incomparable year outdoors for me and those in my circle of outdoor loving friends.  As always, it’s hard to whittle the list of my favorite hikes to one post but I’ll give it a try!  Click on the pictures for my trip report, […]